The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 31 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.50% 6.35% 7.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 6.48% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 54
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 550 710 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.52% 98.07% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 505 668 613
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (49.09%) HTML
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 26 (47.27%) C#
3 26 (47.27%) MVC
3 26 (47.27%) AngularJS
4 25 (45.45%) Degree
5 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.00%) .NET
7 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
8 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
8 16 (29.09%) RESTful
8 16 (29.09%) HTML5
8 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
9 15 (27.27%) Web Development
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (25.45%) TDD
10 14 (25.45%) OO
10 14 (25.45%) CSS3
11 13 (23.64%) Node.js
11 13 (23.64%) SaaS
11 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (23.64%) jQuery
12 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (21.82%) Web Services
12 12 (21.82%) PHP
12 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (20.00%) Scrum
13 11 (20.00%) SQL
13 11 (20.00%) C++

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) Drupal
1 6 (10.91%) WordPress
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) Jetty
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (23.64%) SaaS
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Network Security
1 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) RTP
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data
6 3 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Bugzilla
2 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.45%) Jasmine
2 3 (5.45%) JUnit
2 3 (5.45%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (5.45%) Trac
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) QUnit
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 8 (14.55%) Electronics
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) CSS
1 27 (49.09%) HTML
2 26 (47.27%) AngularJS
3 22 (40.00%) .NET
4 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
4 16 (29.09%) HTML5
4 16 (29.09%) RESTful
5 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (25.45%) CSS3
6 13 (23.64%) jQuery
6 13 (23.64%) Node.js
7 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (21.82%) Web Services
8 11 (20.00%) Symfony
9 10 (18.18%) XML
10 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (16.36%) React
11 8 (14.55%) JSON
11 8 (14.55%) Sass
11 8 (14.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Mac OS
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) MVC
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 15 (27.27%) Web Development
5 14 (25.45%) OO
5 14 (25.45%) TDD
6 11 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (18.18%) OOP
8 9 (16.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (12.73%) BDD
9 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
9 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.73%) Physics
9 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.91%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (10.91%) Front End Development
10 6 (10.91%) Prototyping
11 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) C#
3 12 (21.82%) PHP
4 11 (20.00%) C++
4 11 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) F#
6 5 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) ES6
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) PhD
3 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Zend
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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